Directions and Travel Information for SIOP 2009
Sheraton New Orleans (Headquarters Hotel)
500 Canal Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Tel: (504) 525-2500 Fax: (504) 595-5550
From Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport: Take Interstate 10 East to the New Orleans Business District. Continue on to the Poydras St. Exit. Continue down Poydras St. to Camp St. Turn left on Camp St. Go 3 blocks and the hotel will be on the right side on the corner of Camp and Canal.
From South: Take Highway 90 to the Westbank Expressway. Proceed on the Westbank Expressway to the Crescent City Connection (approx. 10 miles). From the right lane, exit at Camp St. (8 lights). Turn right on Canal St.
From East: Take Interstate 10 West to the Canal St. Exit. Turn right on Canal St. The hotel is about 10 blocks down on the right (at corner of Camp St.).
From North: From the Causeway exit, take Interstate 10 East to the New Orleans Business District. Continue to the Poydras St. exit. Follow Poydras St. for approx. 8 blocks. Turn left on Camp St. Continue on Camp St. for approx. 3 blocks. The hotel will be on the right.
Book your flight with Atlas Travel (800-776-2852) and receive discounts on Northwest and American Airlines.
- Northwest Airlines is giving a 5% discount on published fares of at least $120 each way from hub airports (Detroit, Minneapolis and Memphis) and 7% discount on published fares of at least $100 each way from non-hub airports (roundtrip travel only). Use code NM32X.
- American Airlines is offering a 5% discount off normal published fares.The meeting authorization number is A9839AW.
SIOP's travel agency, Atlas World Travel-American Express Representative, can help you easily and cost effectively make airline reservations to the SIOP conference. This agency offers personal representative service Monday through Friday 8 am to 5:30 pm EST. You may reach Atlas World Travel by calling (800) 776-2852 during the specified hours mentioned above and stating you are with SIOP. You may also access the online reservation system to make your travel plans by clicking the Atlas icon. To make your reservation online, you will need to register with Atlas. When completing the short signup form, please put SIOP in the Organization/Association field. We encourage you to use Atlas when making your plans.
Discounts are also available from Airport Shuttle, the official ground transportation company providing shared ride van service to and from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. They offer a $2.00 discount on all round trip tickets booked online through their Web site. Click here to make a reservation.